Middle schools and high schools sometimes allow students to have an activity, advisory, flex, or study period. However, there may be questions about how to use this time productively, while giving students the opportunity to make choices. Below are some ideas for student choice activities, we hope you find them helpful!
The concept of a Genius Hour is often implemented seamlessly at the elementary school level, but is more challenging to figure out at the secondary level. High school teachers can successfully implement a Genius Hour if they have the right support, tools, and some effective ideas.
Children and teens crave routine and structure. They also need time to pursue their interests and make connections with other students and teachers. With all their commitments in and out of school, how are they supposed to attend to these important needs? This is where W.I.N. time comes in.